100 Must Read Cult Classics


The 100 most popular cult classics

  1. 1984 George Orwell


2. The Catcher in the Rye J.D. Salinger


3. Animal Farm George Orwell


4. To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee


5. Brave New World Aldous Huxley


6. Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury


7. The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald


8. Slaughterhouse-Five Kurt Vonnegut


9. A Clockwork Orange Anthony Burgess


10. The Picture of Dorian Gray Oscar Wilde


11. The Little Prince Antoine de Saint-Exupéry


12. The Hobbit J.R.R. Tolkien


13. Catch-22 (Catch-22, #1) Joseph Heller


14. Fight Club Chuck Palahniuk


15. Lolita Vladimir Nabokov


16. On the Road Jack Kerouac


17. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest Ken Kesey


18. Frankenstein Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley


19. The Stranger Albert Camus


20. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Hunter S. Thompson


21. Lord of the Flies William Golding


22. The Metamorphosis Franz Kafka


23. Dracula Bram Stoker


24. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, #1) Douglas Adams


25. Crime and Punishment Fyodor Dostoyevsky


26. The Lord of the Rings (The Lord of the Rings, #1–3) J.R.R. Tolkien


27. Siddhartha Hermann Hesse


28. The Bell Jar Sylvia Plath


29. Watchmen Alan Moore


30. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Mark Twain


31. The Unbearable Lightness of Being Milan Kundera


32. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? Philip K. Dick


33. Alice in Wonderland Jane Carruth


34. The Raven Edgar Allan Poe


35. Heart of Darkness Joseph Conrad


36. A Christmas Carol Charles Dickens


37. In Cold Blood Truman Capote


38. The Shining (The Shining, #1) Stephen King


39. The Handmaid’s Tale Margaret Atwood


40. Ender’s Game (Ender’s Saga, #1) Orson Scott Card


41. A Wrinkle in Time (A Wrinkle in Time Quintet, #1) Madeleine L’Engle


42. The Perks of Being a Wallflower Stephen Chbosky

43. Breakfast at Tiffany’s Truman Capote


44. Romeo and Juliet William Shakespeare


45. A Confederacy of Dunces John Kennedy Toole


46. And Then There Were None Agatha Christie


47. American Psycho Bret Easton Ellis


48. V for Vendetta Alan Moore


49. The Count of Monte Cristo Alexandre Dumas


50. The Time Machine H.G. Wells


51. The Brothers Karamazov Fyodor Dostoyevsky


52. Watership Down (Watership Down, #1) Richard Adams


53. Where the Wild Things Are Maurice Sendak


54. Stranger in a Strange Land Robert A. Heinlein


55. Cat’s Cradle Kurt Vonnegut


56. Trainspotting Irvine Welsh


57. The Trial Franz Kafka


58. Wuthering Heights Emily Brontë


59. Breakfast of Champions Kurt Vonnegut


60. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (Harry Potter, #1) J.K. Rowling


61. Waiting for Godot Samuel Beckett


62. Naked Lunch William S. Burroughs


63. The Iliad/The Odyssey Homer


64. Of Mice and Men John Steinbeck


65. One Hundred Years of Solitude Gabriel García Márquez


66. Notes from Underground Fyodor Dostoyevsky


67. Post Office Charles Bukowski


68. Valley of the Dolls Jacqueline Susann


69. The Magician’s Nephew (Chronicles of Narnia, #6) C.S. Lewis


70. Beowulf Unknown


71. The Complete Stories and Poems Edgar Allan Poe


72. It Stephen King


73. Oliver Twist Charles Dickens


74. The Communist Manifesto Karl Marx


75. The War of the Worlds H.G. Wells


76. Junky William S. Burroughs


77. Into the Wild Jon Krakauer


78. The Pit and the Pendulum Edgar Allan Poe


79. Howl and Other Poems Allen Ginsberg


80. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1) Stieg Larsson


81. The Sun Also Rises Ernest Hemingway


82. Tropic of Cancer Henry Miller


83. The Dharma Bums Jack Kerouac


84. A Brief History of Time Stephen Hawking


85. Women Charles Bukowski


86. The Color Purple Alice Walker


87. The Fellowship of the Ring (The Lord of the Rings, #1) J.R.R. Tolkien


88. Battle Royale Koushun Takami


89. Lady Chatterley’s Lover D.H. Lawrence


90. The Call of the Wild Jack London


91. The Collector John Fowles


92. The Prince Niccolò Machiavelli


93. The Origin of Species Charles Darwin


94. The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) Suzanne Collins


95. The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test Tom Wolfe


96. Less Than Zero Bret Easton Ellis


97. Journey to the End of the Night Louis-Ferdinand Céline


98. The Stepford Wives Ira Levin


99. Ulysses James Joyce


100. The Outsiders S.E. Hinton


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